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Profissionais

Milena Monticelli Wydra


Senior Partner – Owner of Wydra Associate Attorneys

Consultant and lecturer, firm’s founder, visiting attorney in Paris, France, at the École de Formation du Barreau de Paris – Paris Bar Association – concentration in International Law and European Law (2009/2010). Member, since 2010, of the International Arbitratators List at the Paris International Arbitration Chamber (Chambre Arbitrale Internationale de Paris - CAIP). Visiting attorney (avvocato ospite, in Rome, Italy (2005). Postgraduate courses in Constitutional Law, Business Law, Civil Law, Contracts, and Civil Procedure. Member of IBREI (France’s institutional ambassador) and is OBME’s Head Legal Counsel.

A columnist for Portal do Andeoli and Revista do Villa.

Fluent in French, Italian, and English.

Member of the International Affairs Comittee at the São Paulo Bar Association (Comissão Especial de Relações Internacionais da OAB/SP).

Acted as an Adjunct Supervisor in the International Affairs Coordinating Body for Young Lawyers’ Academic Development at the São Paulo Bar Association (Orientadora Adjunta da Coordenadoria de Relações Internacionais do Núcleo de Desenvolvimento Acadêmico do Jovem Advogado da OAB/SP) (2008). OAB/CIEE Agreement’s Supervising Attorney (ORIJURI – 2008). Consulting Member of the Older People’s Rights Committee at the São Paulo Bar Association (Comissão de Defesa dos Direitos do Idoso da OAB/SP) (2009). Member of the Female Attorney Committee at the São Paulo Bar Association. Author of scholarly treatises and legal articles.

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Vera Lucia Barros


Senior Partner

Consultant. Associate Professor in postgraduate and MBA courses (Mackenzie, Business School, ESD), in Environmental and Civil Procedure Law, focusing her practice in Family Law, mainly in Alternative Dispute Resolutions, given her second Degree in Psychology Studies.

Fluent in English and Spanish.

Experience with over twenty years as Head Legal Counsel in Multinational Corporations. Author of scholarly treatises and legal articles.


Profissionais

Lisiane Granha Martins de Oliveira


Associate Attorney

Consultant, Law Professor and Lecturer, Master’s Degree Candidate in Political Science at the Federal University of São Carlos (Universidade Federal de São Carlos – UFSCAR), postgraduate in International Law at Escola Paulista de Direito - EPD (2009), concentration in International Trade. Bachelor of Laws (Bacharel em Direito, L.L.B.) at Mackenzie Presbyterian University (Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie) (2006). Visiting attorney in Paris, France, at the École de Formation du Barreau de Paris – Paris Bar Association – concentration in International Law and European Law (2010)). Member, since 2010, of the International Arbitratators List at the Paris International Arbitration Chamber (Chambre Arbitrale Internationale de Paris - CAIP). Author of 12 scholarly treatises and scientific and legal articles. Acted as a permanent member of the International Affairs Committee at the São Paulo Bar Association (Comissão de Relações Internacionais da OAB/SP) (2010-2012) and a Member of the Deliberative Council at Fecomercio Arbitral.

Fluent in French, Spanish, and English.

Acted as a Permanent Member of the International Trade Committee at the São Paulo Bar Association (Comissão de Comércio Exterior e Relações Internacionais da OAB/SP). Author of the book “Temas Relevantes de Direito do Comércio Exterior” (Relevant Topics in International Trade Law) (2010). Author of scholarly treatises and legal articles.

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Américo Carlos Pereira Gil


Attorney

Expertise: A general practitioner. Concentration in drafting legal studies and legal opinions, and monitoring administrative and judicial proceedings, with strong expertise in drafting judicial and extrajudicial notifications, for mediating voluntary settlements. Practiced in Civil, Business, Consumer, and Labor Litigation. Tracked projects, deadlines, results, and goals. Drafted company policies and contracts for Human Resources Departments and advised Labor Unions

During his career in HR developed a strong practice in Labor Law, using his vast experience in handling management control tools and strategic HR, identifying and managing internal procedures, and supporting managers in their decisions. Implemented and conducted HR projects and budgetary management, aligned to be best human resources management practices


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Amanda Miranda


Attorney

Expert in Public Law, concentration in Administrative and Constitutional Law. A general practitioner, particularly in pretrial and extrajudicial consulting. Financial market professional certification – ANBIMA’s CPA-10. Legal columnist.

Past Member of the Systemic Law Practice Special Committee at the Goiás Bar Association (Comissão Especial da Advocacia Sistêmica da OAB-GO) and the Committee on the Rights of Disabled Persons at the Goiás Bar Association (Comissão dos Direitos das Pessoas com Deficiência da OAB-GO) (2019). Past Member of the Tax Law Committee at the Goiás Bar Association (Comissão de Direito Tributário da OAB-GO) (2018).

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Cindia Regina Moraca


Consultant

A civil attorney expert in Family Law and Art Law. Researcher in Behavioral and Digital Reputation. Legal marketing consultant. Current President of the Art Law Committee at the São Paulo Bar Association (Comissão de Direito das Artes da OAB-SP).


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Olavo Caiuby Bernardes


Attorney

Business, Corporate, Infrastructure, and International Law

Academic Background

Bachelor of Laws (LLB) at the Catholic University of São Paulo (Pontifícia Universidade Católica – PUC-SP) (2009) LLM in US and Transnational Law at the University of Miami (2011)

Master’s Degree in Political Science, concentration in International Affairs, at the Federal University of Pará (Universidade Federal do Pará – UFPA (2016). Recipient of the Ministry of Science and Technology´s CNPQ Student Grant (2014 to 2015) Ph.D. Candidate in International Public Law at the University of São Paulo (Universidade de São Paulo – USP) (2020)

Associations and Committees

Member of the São Paulo Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados de São Paulo, Seção de São Paulo – OAB-SP). Member of the International Bar Association – IBA

Member of the Center for the Study of Law Firms – CESA (Centro de Estudo das Sociedades de Advogados) Member and Former Vice-President of the International Affairs Committee at the São Paulo Bar Association (Comissão de Relações Internacionais da OAB/SP) 

Membro do Young Arbitration Group (Grupo de Jovens Árbitros) do Centro de Resolução de Conflitos da Universidade de São Paulo (CRC-USP)

Languages

Portuguese, English, Spanish, French

Olavo Caiuby Bernardes is an attorney, professor and consultant practicing in Business and International Law.  As an attorney has practiced in firms focusing on Corporate and Business Law, Infrastructure, Electoral Law, Public and Private International Law (International Arbitration, International Contracts, International Transactions, Foreign Investments in Brazil, Brazilian Investments Abroad).

As a Law Professor and lecturer, has taught Constitutional Law, International Law, Comparative Law, Foreign Investments in Brazil, Political Science, and Brazilian Politics. Author of articles in Brazil and abroad. Legal English Teacher and Translator. Has been a Portuguese Teacher and Translator at Inlingua Miami Language School (2011/2012).

As a consultant, he has experience in consulting for domestic and foreign clients, drafting Legal Opinions, Business Agreements, Draft Proposals, Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs), Articles of Incorporation, and By-Laws, raising capital, planning, and structuring new projects. 

Born in Rio de Janeiro, raised in São Paulo, Mr. Caiuby Bernardes was an exchange student in Melbourne, Australia, and has lived in Miami, Florida. He has practiced in firms in São Paulo, Miami and Belém do Pará, among them, Demarest & Almeida, Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice, Hunton & Williams and Nelson Wilians & Advogados Associados. Besides, he was an intern at the Legal Department of FedEx Latin America & Caribbean Division, in Miami, Florida.

The professionals of the office have expertise in the preparation of legal opinions, monitoring of processes and preparation of judicial and extrajudicial notifications, making amicable agreements or promoting legal actions, if necessary. Professionals with great experience and zeal for the client's goals and missions, as well as for the maintenance and integrity of its assets, facilitating business, preserving individual interests, always acting according to strong ethical principles.